Saudi Arabia: Expanded Period of Stay for Some Single-Entry Visa Holders

December 13, 2022 Jessie Butchley

Key Points 

  • Saudi Arabia updated the maximum period of stay permitted under single-entry visa categories granted to certain foreign nationals  

Overview   

The government of Saudi Arabia updated the maximum period of stay permitted under single-entry visa categories. As a result, holders of this visa will be permitted to remain in the country for a maximum period of three months.  

What are the Changes?   

The government of Saudi Arabia expanded the permitted period of stay for foreign nationals holding single-entry visas to three months. Previously, the maximum permitted period of stay was one month. These measures will not apply to foreign nationals who can only be granted a single-entry visa for 30 days or less. For additional information on qualified foreign nationals under this visa scheme, check here.  

Looking Ahead    

Continue to check the government of Saudi Arabia’s website and Envoy's website for the latest updates and information.  


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